ReportingService2010.LogonUser Method

Logs on a user and authenticates a user request to the Report Server Web service. This method only applies to native mode.

Namespace:  ReportService2010
Assembly:  ReportService2010 (in ReportService2010.dll)


<SoapDocumentMethodAttribute("", RequestNamespace := "",  _
    ResponseNamespace := "",  _
    Use := SoapBindingUse.Literal, ParameterStyle := SoapParameterStyle.Wrapped)> _
<SoapHeaderAttribute("TrustedUserHeaderValue")> _
<SoapHeaderAttribute("ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction := SoapHeaderDirection.Out)> _
Public Sub LogonUser ( _
    userName As String, _
    password As String, _
    authority As String _
Dim instance As ReportingService2010 
Dim userName As String 
Dim password As String 
Dim authority As String

instance.LogonUser(userName, password, _
[SoapDocumentMethodAttribute("", RequestNamespace = "", 
    ResponseNamespace = "", 
    Use = SoapBindingUse.Literal, ParameterStyle = SoapParameterStyle.Wrapped)]
[SoapHeaderAttribute("ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction = SoapHeaderDirection.Out)]
public void LogonUser(
    string userName,
    string password,
    string authority
[SoapDocumentMethodAttribute(L"", RequestNamespace = L"", 
    ResponseNamespace = L"", 
    Use = SoapBindingUse::Literal, ParameterStyle = SoapParameterStyle::Wrapped)]
[SoapHeaderAttribute(L"ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction = SoapHeaderDirection::Out)]
void LogonUser(
    String^ userName, 
    String^ password, 
    String^ authority
[<SoapDocumentMethodAttribute("", RequestNamespace = "", 
    ResponseNamespace = "", 
    Use = SoapBindingUse.Literal, ParameterStyle = SoapParameterStyle.Wrapped)>]
[<SoapHeaderAttribute("ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction = SoapHeaderDirection.Out)>]
member LogonUser : 
        userName:string * 
        password:string * 
        authority:string -> unit
public function LogonUser(
    userName : String, 
    password : String, 
    authority : String


  • authority
    Type: System.String
    Optional. The domain name to use when authenticating a user. Pass a value of nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) (Nothing in Visual Basic) to omit this argument.


The table below shows header and permissions information on this operation.

SOAP Header Usage

(In) TrustedUserHeaderValue

(Out) ServerInfoHeaderValue

Native Mode Required Permissions


SharePoint Mode Required Permissions

Not supported

This method throws an OperationNotSupportedSharePointMode exception when invoked in SharePoint mode.

This method authenticates the specified user to the Report Server Web service when custom authentication has been configured.

This method must be called over Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). The method fails if it is not called securely. Upon successful authentication, the Report Server Web service generates an authentication cookie and returns the cookie in the HTTPS header. The response is returned over SSL.

See Also


ReportingService2010 Class

ReportService2010 Namespace